ACF in the News

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ACF Column in The Aspen Times - ``Giving Thought``

2017
January 10, 2017 – Educating the next generation of theater artists and patrons
January 24, 2017 – Building community through English skills
February 14, 2017 – Caring for the region’s most vulnerable patients
February 28, 2017 – A helping hand for Aspen-area families
March 14, 2017 – A haven for teens after school

2016
January 12, 2016 – Good news for college bound students
January 25, 2016 – Strengthening the valley’s workforce
February 9, 2016 – Preschools importance to the valley’s kids and adults
February 23, 2016 – Giving children the tools for success
March 8, 2016 – Colorado health varies county to county
March 22, 2016 – The view from a high school students chair
April 12, 2016 – Preparing kids for real life after school
May 2, 2016 – Encouraging kids to read; the earlier the better
May 10, 2016 – Planting seeds towards a future workforce
May 24, 2016 – Helping overlooked kids get career training
June 14, 2016 – Teaching career skills to local children
June 28, 2016 – A safe and supportive place for kids after school
July 12, 2016 – Working together to prevent summer learning loss
July 26, 2016 – Getting children ready for kindergarten
August 23, 2016 – The Importance of Early Language Skills
September 20, 2016 – Supporting teen mothers and their kids
September 26, 2016 – Helping kids “college and career ready
October 11, 2016 – Keeping Kids Healthy at School
October 25, 2016 – The magic of Mexican folk dance
November 8, 2016 – Building a sustainable community
November 22, 2016 – Colorado Gives Day inspires online giving
December 4, 2016 – Browse for cause on Colorado Gives Day
December 13, 2016 – From poverty to self sufficiency
December 27, 2016 – Celebrate the giving season

ACF News Coverage

2017
January 19, 2017 Western GarCo Preschool on Wheels rolls on – Post Independent
January 23, 2017 Alicia Zeringue discusses ACF and its Cradle to Career Initiative – Aspen 82, The Lift.
February 19, 2017 Aspen Community Foundation Scholarships – Post Independent

2016
January 12, 2016 Preschool on Wheels meets matching grant challenge – Post Independent
January 28, 2016 Cradle to Career Initiative Invests in the Youth of the Roaring Fork Valley – Roaring Fork Lifestyle Magazine
January 20, 2016 Photos: Heavy Lifters – The Aspen Times
Mid-Winter 2016, Aspen Gives Back – Aspen Magazine (page 150)
April 5, 2016 County to host El Jebel meeting on early childhood development – The Aspen Times
April 11, 2016 Aspen Community Foundation has plan for post high school success – Aspen Daily News
June 5, 2016 Last Funds awarded in John Denver’s honor – The Aspen Times
July 18, 2016 Interview with Logan Hood, Preschool on Wheels Program Manager – KMTS
July 25, 2016 Cradle to Career Initiative helping quell “quiet crisis” – The Aspen Times
August 5, 2016 Schools fight “hope gap among Latinos – Post Independent
August 15, 2016 Education Briefs; $160,000 provided to college students from the Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative – Post Independent
August 19, 2016 Colorado Association of Funders support ACF’s Closing Gaps and Creating Youth Opportunities Report – Twitter
August 31, 2016 Preschool on Wheels receives $7,500 grant – Post Independent
September 8, 2016 Aspen Community Foundation Relocate to Basalt – Aspen Times
September 11, 2016 Roaring Fork Schools Wednesday enrichments future uncertain – Post Independent
September 23, 2016 Aspen Community Foundation awards $605K in grants to nonprofits – Aspen Times
October 10, 2016 Buy a new car this month, contribute to a scholarship – Post Independent

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